Reggae News You Can Use For November 3, 2020

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Guitar legend Dalton Brown had died at 64 in St Andrew, Jamaica
Israel is home to a growing reggae and dancehall scene
Shaggy’s “Christmas In The Islands” album set for November 20 release

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families.…

Reggae News You Can Use For November 2, 2020

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Busy Signal and Omarion team up on infectious “Goddess” single
“Music is the weapon”: Tracking the long history of activism in Afrobeat
Skillibeng credits Vybz Kartel for his dancehall career

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families.…

Reggae News You Can Use For October 30, 2020

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Kelvynboy says “Black Star” will tell Ghana’s Afrobeats story
Shaggy amongst guest artists on new Sting album “Duets”
Vinyl pressing of Koffee’s “Toast” are being auctioned to benefit refugees

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families.…

Reggae News You Can Use For October 29, 2020

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Aaron Nigel Smith reveals how listening to “Natty Dread” changed his career
The Financial Times covers the growing global impact of Nigerian music superstars
When both Sir Paul McCartney and John Lennon experimented with reggae

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families.…

Reggae News You Can Use For October 28, 2020

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BET Hip Hop Awards will feature Beenie Man, Bounty Killer, Koffee, and Shenseea
NME rates Jamaica’s 10 top pop albums since 1970
Remembering Bob Marley and the Wailers at the Apollo Theater in 1979

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families.…

Reggae News You Can Use For October 27, 2020

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Kimiko Versatile featured in the Netflix documentary series “Move”
Raúl Monsalve y los Forajidos’ new release “Bichos” mixes jazz, funk and Afrobeat
TOBi album “ELEMENTS Vol 1” highlights Afrobeat, grime, and soul

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families.…

Reggae News You Can Use For October 26, 2020

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The Expanders pay tribute to iconic reggae legend with their “Two for Toots” release
Jamaica Gleaner jumps into the guessing game for reggae’s Grammy nominee
Rotimi Abiola Ogungbenle (aka Angelman) sets his sights on being king of Afrobeats

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families.…

Reggae News You Can Use For October 23, 2020

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Ari Lennox and Tiwa Savage amongst must-see acts at Afropunk Festival 2020
Celebrate Shaggy’s 52md birthday with his five best reggae fusion tracks
London producer and artist Wauve releases debut EP “Shade” on October 23

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families.…

Reggae News You Can Use For October 22, 2020

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New words are needed for “Dancehall” and “Reggae” says Walshy Fire
Sheila O argues that growth of Afrobeats is all about love
Vybz Kartel announces a new collaboration with Spragga Benz

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families.…

Reggae News You Can Use For October 21, 2020

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Koffee releases video of Buju Banton’s remix of “Pressure”
Olamidé is Nigeria’s top rap star
Understanding how Davido’s “FEM” Became the #EndSARS protest anthem

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families.…

Reggae News You Can Use For October 20, 2020

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Davido talks to Complex about “A Better Time” plus the future of Africa music
Popcaan and Chronixx display the unity we want to see in dancehall
Ziggy Marley says Trump-era protests follow historical tradition of response

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families.…

Reggae News You Can Use For October 19, 2020

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DJ Hol Up is the face behind Triller’s Afrobeats playlist
Insideeus has gained nearly 300 million views on his dancehall track “Ecstasy”
Tiwa Savage urges Beyonce not to ignore Nigeria’s end SARS protest

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families.…

Reggae News You Can Use For October 16, 2020

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Kwamz shakes the UK Afrobeat scene with “Ronaldo”
Made Kuti’s (the grandson of Fela) releases infectious new single “Free Your Mind”
Nitchedon creates buzz with new dancehall song “Don’t Like Me”

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families.…

Reggae News You Can Use For October 15, 2020

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Finding positivity amidst brutality is Wizkid’s message to his fans
Koffee and Buju Banton among reggae artists featured on FIFA 2021 soundtrack
Popcaan teams up with Maroon 5 for “Nobody’s Love” remix

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families.…

Reggae News You Can Use For October 14, 2020

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DJ Mukambo releases compilation album “Global Afrobeat Movement”
Relix publishes their final Toots Hibbert interview
Watch Mr Eazi and Major Lazer’s playful ‘Oh My Gawd’ animated video

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families.…

Reggae News You Can Use For October 13, 2020

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Elephant Man revives the Soul Train vibe for his newest dancehall single
Jimmy Cliff reminisces about playing bongo drums for Johnny Nash
WizKid, Davido, Burna Boy and more support Nigerian anti-police brutality protests

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families.…